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Economy at a Glance
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Lancaster, PA

Lancaster, PA
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Data
Nov
2021
Dec
2021
Jan
2022
Feb
2022
Mar
2022
Apr
2022

Labor Force Data

Civilian Labor Force(1)

(2)282.7 (2)280.2 281.7 280.9 (p)282.5  

Employment(1)

(2)272.5 (2)271.0 269.8 270.5 (p)272.9  

Unemployment(1)

(2)10.2 (2)9.2 11.9 10.3 (p)9.6  

Unemployment Rate(3)

(2)3.6 (2)3.3 4.2 3.7 (p)3.4  

Nonfarm Wage and Salary Employment

Total Nonfarm(4)

253.5 253.6 248.9 251.4 251.6 (p)253.2

12-month % change

2.6 3.2 3.2 3.3 2.2 (p)1.6

Mining, Logging, and Construction(4)

18.4 18.1 17.8 17.7 17.8 (p)18.0

12-month % change

1.1 -0.5 0.6 1.7 0.0 (p)-1.1

Manufacturing(4)

36.8 37.1 37.3 37.6 37.6 (p)37.8

12-month % change

3.7 3.9 4.2 5.0 4.2 (p)4.1

Trade, Transportation, and Utilities(4)

60.0 61.6 60.4 60.3 59.8 (p)60.0

12-month % change

2.7 3.4 4.7 5.4 4.4 (p)5.1

Information(4)

2.7 2.7 2.6 2.6 2.6 (p)2.6

12-month % change

12.5 12.5 8.3 4.0 4.0 (p)4.0

Financial Activities(4)

9.9 9.9 9.9 9.9 9.9 (p)9.9

12-month % change

3.1 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.1 (p)2.1

Professional and Business Services(4)

26.7 26.7 26.3 26.3 26.2 (p)26.0

12-month % change

3.9 3.9 3.5 1.5 0.8 (p)-3.3

Education and Health Services(4)

45.4 44.9 43.8 45.1 45.5 (p)46.1

12-month % change

-2.8 -2.6 -3.9 -3.2 -3.6 (p)-2.3

Leisure and Hospitality(4)

21.7 21.2 20.1 20.1 20.1 (p)20.7

12-month % change

12.4 18.4 19.6 14.2 8.1 (p)3.5

Other Services(4)

12.2 12.4 12.2 12.3 12.4 (p)12.4

12-month % change

3.4 6.0 6.1 6.0 5.1 (p)3.3

Government(4)

19.7 19.0 18.5 19.5 19.7 (p)19.7

12-month % change

1.0 1.1 -0.5 1.6 2.1 (p)2.6

Footnotes
(1) Number of persons, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted.
(2) Data were subject to revision on April 15, 2022.
(3) In percent, not seasonally adjusted.
(4) Number of jobs, in thousands, not seasonally adjusted. See About the data.
(p) Preliminary

Data extracted on: May 20, 2022

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Note: More data series, including additional geographic areas, are available through the "Databases & Tables" tab at the top of this page.

 

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